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Update On Racing In Alberta

April 14, 2020:

“In a situation like this a lot of normal businesses can lay people off and lock the doors and all they have are lights and utilities to pay for. This industry is completely different in the sense that horses need to be fed, they need to be cared for, they need to be exercised, there’s so much that needs to go on that it’s so much more of a complicated situation.”...read on

Century Downs Season Heating Up

April 19, 2018:

Now that the racing seasons have ended at Fraser Downs in Surrey, B.C., and are about to close at Cal Expo in Sacramento, California, it’s expected that a bunch of horsemen will be bringing their stables to Century Downs....read on

Gall Takes In Super Final Night

October 29, 2017:

Standardbred Canada President and CEO Dan Gall was at Northlands Park on Saturday evening (October 28), as he watched the province’s top two and three-year-olds square off in the Alberta Sires Stakes Super Finals at the Edmonton oval....read on

Beautiful Debut For The Track On 2

September 18, 2017:

There was an ‘old time county fair’ kind of atmosphere at The Track on 2 in Lacombe, Alberta on Sunday (September 17), as the track's new owner/operators, Kurt and Kyla Belich and Ross Morrison, welcomed approximately 500 people to the races....read on

Alberta Downs Sold, Re-Named

September 10, 2017:

While Northlands is finishing its summer Thoroughbred meet and the track conversion is getting underway at Century Downs for the start of a fall Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse meet on September 23, the harness racing community will get a day of racing on Sunday, September 17 at ‘The Track on 2,’ formerly known as Alberta Downs in Lacombe....read on

Successful Fundraiser At Bedrock

June 12, 2017:

On Sunday, June 11, Alberta horsepeople hosted a Family Fun Day fundraiser in aid of the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation at Kelly Hoerdt’s Bedrock Farms in Beaumont, Alberta. The festivities marked the third consecutive year for the fundraiser, and organizers have informed Trot Insider that the day was a success....read on

Horses Shipping Into Calgary Area

May 4, 2017:

As the calendar turns to May, stalls are filling up very quickly at Century Downs....read on

Update On Fun For Fans Stable

March 22, 2017:

Alberta Standardbred Horse Association Executive Director Fred Gillis has provided an update on the Fun For Fans Stable, which tasted a lot of success in 2016 and is looking for more in 2017....read on

Support For Unified Rules

February 23, 2017:

Participants from across the nation have backed Standardbred Canada's call for a national set of rules and regulations for the country's harness racing industry....read on

Giving Back To The Community

January 24, 2017:

On Saturday, January 21, the team at Northlands Park Racetrack & Casino, along with the Alberta Standardbred Horse Association (ASHA), proudly presented a cheque for $2,000 to the Stollery Children’s Hospital....read on

Strong Support At Alberta Sale

September 12, 2016:

While the two- and three-year-old Alberta breds are vying for spots in the Super Finals at Century Downs on Oct. 29th, the next class was on display Sunday afternoon at the annual ASHA Yearling Sale in Olds. And a very good looking class it is....read on

Andrew, Meridian Drive Outreach

September 10, 2016:

Meridian Farms continues to set the pace on tying harness racing and the Standardbred industry to community outreach and goodwill....read on

Rave Reviews For Pacing For Charity

August 15, 2016:

While final totals won't be known for a few days, the Saturday and Sunday cards at Century Downs raised at least $8,000 for charity and received nothing but praise....read on

Interruption At ASHA

October 28, 2010:

In preparation for its office move, the Alberta Standardbred Horse Association has announced that both phone and internet service at its office will be interrupted from Friday, October 29 until Monday...read on

Racing To Return To Grande Prairie

August 30, 2010:

According to reports, harness racing will return to Grande Prairie in Alberta next month...read on


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